Yet another minor raped in UP!

In Barabanki, a 15-year-old girl was gangraped by 5 people, nose and mouth stuffed closed, died of suffocation.

Yet another minor raped in UP!

Five people gang-raped a 15-year-old girl in Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh. After drinking alcohol the accused nabbed the girl from paddy fields and gang-raped her. To prevent the victim from screaming, the accused forced her mouth shut, this choked the girl, causing her death. The revelation was made in the postmortem report, there were also marks of injury on the private parts of the girl.

Police have intensified their inquiries after the gang rape was confirmed. They are interrogating the five suspects in custody, but have not yet found any significant success. There has been tension in the village since this incident. The victim was cremated in presence of family members on Thursday evening.

The victim, who hails from a village in Satrikh police station area, went to the farm to harvest paddy on Wednesday evening. When she did not return for a long time, the family started searching for her. The dead body of the girl was found in an uncultivated field. Her hands were tied. Circumstances of the occasion were telling that the girl was first raped, and then murdered. Three bottles of liquor have also been found on the spot.

In-charge SP RS Gautam said that late Wednesday evening, the dead body of a girl was found in the paddy field in the village of Satrikh. After the confirmation of rape in the postmortem report, the section of rape with murder has been increased in the FIR. A team has been formed under the leadership of Additional SP for investigation. All the evidence will be collected and further action will be taken accordingly.